Oct 23, 2014: LOOKING FOR COLE
This Saturday, 25 October, our documentary 'Looking for Cole' premieres on Canvas (Flemish National TV).
In 'Looking for Cole' we visit some of the most important places in Cole's life, including his birth town Peru, Indiana as well as New York, Yale, Paris and Venice. 'Looking for Cole' is a trip through the life and times of Cole Porter with his songs as your guide.
A documentary by Lou Demeyere (director, camera), Simon Van den Brande (director, scenario) and Wilfried Van den Brande (concept, interviews).
Featuring: Robert Kimball, Allen Forte, Robert Orledge, Susan Weiss, Don Randel, Wayne Marshall, Kim Criswell and others.
Oct 16, 2014: New Cole Porter CD
When Love Comes to Call, a 12-track Cole Porter album with Jos Machtel on bass and Peter Hertmans on guitar has just been distributed to online stores. You can find it on iTunes, Amazon and Spotify, among other outlets. Physical versions of the CD will be made available through this website's shop very soon.
Oct 14, 2014: Live at St. Paul's
Our livestreaming team recorded last sunday's orchestral mass at Antwerp's St. Paul's Church. Wilfried sang the bass part in C. Franck's messe en la-majeur.
Sep 11, 2014: COLE CONCERT REEL
We have just uploaded an impression of the Cole Porter songs in a symphonic setting. This is a recording of a live performance at the Cole Porter Festival (Concertgebouw Brugge, March 2014) with Brussels Philharmonic and Jos Machtel Quartet, conducted by Otto Tausk. You can find it at the Cole Porter Anthology YouTube channel: